Western leaders focused discussion on “positive aspects” of Ukrainian reconciliation during recent video conference, according to German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Europe will insist on upholding its own standards in free trade talks with the United States, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday, adding she supported the European Commission's efforts to get a deal this year. Show More Summary
A telephone conference between Russian President Vladimir Putin, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, French President Francois Hollande, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel is scheduled for 19:00 GMT.
Tim Cook’s international tour continues. After visiting BILD, Chancellor Angela Merkel and an Apple Store in Germany, and President Reuven Rivlin in Israel, he was photographed today in the Apple Store in London’s Covent Garden. Business...Show More Summary
Bloomberg: Merkel Tested by Dissent on Greek Bailout in Her Party. Chancellor Angela Merkel faces increased dissent within her governing coalition over extending Greece’s bailout as part of her goal of keeping the euro area intact. While...Show More Summary
Mitchel Broussard, writing for MacRumors on this report from French-language iGeneration (Google translation to English) about Tim Cook’s trip to Germany: While on a trip in Germany to visit with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and meet...Show More Summary
Germany's largest party, Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats, are overwhelmingly in favour of the deal negotiated to extend Greece's bailout package, according to Reuters. Of the party's 311 lawmakers, only 22 oppose the extension...Show More Summary
Tim Cook is currently touring Europe, and one of his most recent meetings was with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. BILD reports that Cook met with Merkel before he visited the newspaper's office in Berlin. Here's the only photo of Cook and Merkel's meeting that has been released so far: Cook told BILD about his conversation with Merkel. Show More Summary
John McCain’s shame is in not providing weapons to Ukraine, as he told Bob Schieffer. For starters, McCain called German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President François Hollande “shameful” because they, according to him, ”legitimized, for the first time in 70 years, the dismemberment of a country in Europe.” “The Ukrainians aren’t asking for American boots [...]
Greek request for an extension of its loan agreement is a "good signal", but not sufficient in its current form. ||| Berlin - A spokeswoman for German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the latest Greek request for an extension of its loan...Show More Summary
[youtube:HZYR5NVB8XA] When Chancellor Angela Merkel's gave the annual Lowy Lecture in November the day after the end of the G20 Summit in Brisbane, The Guardian (UK) called it a 'major shift in European geo-politics.' Now we know why. In...Show More Summary
FROM Washington to Athens, politicians and economists who often have little in common all agree that Germany under Chancellor Angela Merkel is largely wrong about economic policy. Germany's apparent economic strengths--the lowest unemployment...Show More Summary
"Jatszoter" (playground) proclaims HVG, a magazine, above a graphic of Hungary as a seesaw. Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, is at one end, Vladimir Putin, the Russian president, at the other. It is a fitting image, given that Mr Putin is due in Budapest on February 17th, two weeks after Mrs Merkel. Show More Summary
German Chancellor Angela Merkel had an extremely busy week. German newspaper Bild has already called it "the hardest 30 hours in the Chancellor's life." In eight days, she flew from Kyev to Berlin, to Moscow, to Munich, to Washington DC and Ottawa, then back to Berlin, Minsk, and finally Brussels. Show More Summary
Talk of Compromise is in the air. Reports suggest that German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras may both be willing to compromise. However, details are still sketchy. Bloomberg reports Greece, Germany Said...Show More Summary
Ted Galen Carpenter In a joint press conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, President Obama stated that he was considering sending weapons to the government of Ukraine. Noting that Russia had already annexed Crimea and wasShow More Summary
Germany, France, Russia, and Ukraine managed to broker a deal offering peace between Russia and Ukraine after intense fighting broke out between the countries.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's meeting at the White House this week reflects the importance of her relationship with President Barack Obama as they confront the crisis in Ukraine, and underscores the limits of a relationship that becomes less and less significant the further a crisis is from Europe’s borders.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, accompanied by French President Francois Hollande, met with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Feb. 6. Then she met with U.S. President Barack Obama on Feb. 9.
Good morning! Here are 10 things you need to know in markets today. Obama and Merkel announced unity and not much else about Ukraine. US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel declared Monday that Russian aggression...Show More Summary